HIV Infection Risk, Prevention, and Testing Behaviors among Men Who Have Sex with Men,...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). This report provides data from the 2014 cycle of the National HIV Behavioral Surveillance system among MSM. Source of...

Disability Inclusive Health | CDC

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Together, we can improve the health of people with intellectual disabilities by increasing access to quality health care and...

Developing a Web-Based Cost Assessment Tool for Colorectal Cancer Screening Programs

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Sonja Hoover, MPP1; Sujha Subramanian, PhD1; Florence Tangka, PhD, MS2 (View author affiliations) Suggested citation for this article: Hoover S,...

CDC's Latent Tuberculosis Resources

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Major new efforts are required to incorporate latent tuberculosis (TB) infection testing and treatment in public and private health...

CDC Advises Travelers to Avoid All Nonessential Travel to China | CDC Online Newsroom

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). On January 27, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued updated travel guidance for China, recommending that...

CERC Webinar TOMORROW at 2PM EST

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Join us on May 1, 2018, 2:00-3:00 PM EST for the "Introduction to CERC" webinar. Source of original article:...

Developing a Cost Data Collection Tool for Cancer Registry Planning

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). This monograph provides information on the costs of running cancer registries in five of the low- and middle-income countries...

FluSight: Flu Forecasting | CDC

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). During the  2018-2019 flu season, 24 different teams participated in the flu forecasting initiative, each submitting 38 different weekly...

Population-Based Surveillance for Birth Defects Potentially Related to Zika Virus Infection — 22 States...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Ashley N. Smoots, MPH1; Samantha M. Olson, MPH1; Janet Cragan, MD1; Augustina Delaney, PhD1; Nicole M. Roth, MPH1; Shana...

COCA Now: Travel-Associated Zika Cases and Threat of Local Transmission during Global Outbreak, California,...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In less than a year after cases of Zika virus infection were reported from Brazil, the virus spread across...

FAQ about Respirators

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). FAQ about Respirators Source of original article: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) / 2019 Novel Coronavirus (tools.cdc.gov)....

Outbreak of Salmonella Infections | Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Agbeni Infections | November 2018...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). January 14, 2019 CDC, public health and regulatory officials in several states, and the U.S. Food and Drug AdministrationExternal investigated...

Issue Brief-Community-Based Health Needs Assessment Activities: Opportunities for Collaboration Between Public Health Departments and...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials and the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health published...

Behavioral and Clinical Characteristics of Persons Receiving Medical Care for HIV Infection, Medical Monitoring...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Annual Medical Monitoring Project surveillance summary Source of original article: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) / HIV...

CDC updates Zika travel guidance for pregnant women to not travel to any area...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com).   Media Statement For Immediate Release: Friday, March 10, 2017Contact: Media Relations,(404) 639-3286 CDC has updated its Zika travel guidance and now...

SURVEILLANCE SUMMARIES: Opioid Prescribing Behaviors – Prescription Behavior Surveillance System, 11 States, 2010–2016

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Trends in opioid prescribing in 11 states during 2010-2016 indicate improvements in both physician prescribing practices. These encouraging trends...

Tobacco Cessation for Cancer Survivors: A Resource for Local Health Departments

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The National Association of County and City Health Officials has released "Tobacco Cessation for Cancer Survivors: A Resource Guide...

Rotavirus Vaccine

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Protect your child from rotavirus disease by getting them vaccinated. Source of original article: Centers for Disease Control and...

Shade as an environmental design tool for skin cancer prevention

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Shade as an environmental design tool for skin cancer prevention Source of original article: Centers for Disease Control and...

Policies and Practices for Cancer Prevention and Survivorship: Physical Activity

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Strong evidence suggests that physical activity reduces the risk of several cancers. In addition to helping prevent cancer, physical...

Diamond Princess Repatriation | CDC Online Newsroom

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is supporting the Department of State-led mission to repatriate U.S. citizens...

PCD Disseminates Public Health Interventions Addressing Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Leonard Jack Jr, PhD, MSc Suggested citation for this article: Jack L Jr. PCD Disseminates Public Health Interventions Addressing Chronic...

COCA Now: Measles: No Current, Multi-state Outbreak in the United States

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). From January 1 to July 14, 2018, CDC received reports of 107 people with measles in 21 states (Arkansas,...

2019-2020 U.S. Flu Season: Preliminary Burden Estimates

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). *Based on data from October 01, 2018 through January 19, 2019 Symptomatic Illnesses Medical Visits Hospitalizations Week 2 ending January 12, 2019  9,790,000 –...